Joan Montaner received his M.D. from the University of Cádiz (Spain) in 1994. He got the speciality in Neurology after his medical training in Vall Hebron Hospital. In 2001 Dr. Montaner obtained his PhD by the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona with the work entitled: : “The role of Matrix Metalloproteinases in the acute phase of ishemic stroke”. With this work he was awarded with the UAB extraordinary prize.
Since 2001 Dr. Montaner coordinates the Neurovascular Research Laboratory and since 2012 he is the Neuroscience Area Coordinator of the VHIR.
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